Frikadelle (plural Frikadellen)
- Alternative letter-case form of
From early modern Dutch frikadel, which is borrowed from French fricadel, an only later attested variant of fricandeau. A further relation with Italian frittatella is speculative. Compare contemporary Dutch frikandel.
Frikadelle f (genitive Frikadelle, plural Frikadellen)
- (regional) meatball
- Frikadelle is the most widely accepted word for “meatball” in German. It is nevertheless regionally bound and heard most often in central-western and north-western Germany.